Last minute gift ideas
With Christmas fast approaching, many of you probably have your gifts purchased, wrapped and under the tree. For those of you who aren’t as prepared, Northwest Connecticut is full of stops for unique, handmade gifts. So, if you need a present for the party host, your son’s teacher or your co-worker for the Secret Santa swap, you can easily find it at one of the locations listed below:
Stop #1: Blackberry River Baking Co
Location: 18 East Main Street, Canaan
The Perfect Gift: Fresh baked goods such as custom cakes, beautifully decorated sugar cookies and perfectly bite sized macarons. Pick up a few, or take them all!
Stop #2: The Wish House
Location: 413 Sharon Goshen Turnpike, West Cornwall
The Perfect Gift: Home accents, clothing, jewelry, kitchen gadgets and more! Plus complimentary gift wrapping.
Stop #3: Sharon Package Store
Location: 1 Gay Street, Sharon
The Perfect Gift: Adult beverages of all assortments from a wide variety of wine to craft beers and specialty bourbons. Plus, the extremely knowledgeable and friendly staff will be more than happy to help you.
Stop #4: White Hart Inn
Location: 15 Undermountain Road, Salisbury
The Perfect Gift: This is some serious one stop shopping. Buy a gift card to dine in the tap room, dining room or to spend a night at the historical inn. Purchase delicious confections and small dishes from White Hart Provisions or even handmade gifts personally curated by local buyer, Ancient Industries.
Stop #5: Infinity Hall
Location: 20 Greenwoods Road West, Norfolk
The Perfect Gift: A gift card redeemable at both their Hartford and Norfolk locations for ticket purchases and/or food and beverages in the bistro. As a special, buy a gift card and get a 10% bonus added on!
Stop #6, 7, 8, 9……
Location: Main Street, Kent
The Perfect Gift: There is literally something for everyone along Main Street in Kent. Visit Backcountry Outfitters, Heron American Craft Gallery, House of Books, Tea & Dreams or Terston Home Accents. Visit the Kent Chamber of Commerce website for even more listings.